The Little Things that Make a Big Difference

I meant to share this post with you a while back as we were getting ready to put our last house on the market. But between finishing the updates, packing, and staging the house, time got away from me. Then the house received a contract within the first 24 hours of being on the market and we had to find a house to buy! And THEN there was theRead More »

A Little More Progress

We have yet to completely finish one room in this house! But that said, all that’s left in a couple of the rooms is new doorknobs/hinges and accessorizing. And the upstairs bathroom still needs new shower fixtures installed. Thank goodness, we haven’t had any overnight guests! 🙂

I’ve been working on the living room the last few weeks. I have the three walls of painting completed that I can do. We’ll have to hire the other wall to be painted, since it stretches into the entry way which stretches up to the second floor ceiling! But what I have finished….I love!



It’s so bright and cheery! It’s the same color that we have in the kitchen. We’re planning on painting the other wall white, which will brighten it up even more. I’m thinking about doing a gallery wall on the wall left of the bookcase, which might include a pretty shell from Galveston and a lobster postcard from our trip to Boston a couple of weeks ago!

And to remind you what we started with…

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Our To-Do List is shrinking little by little…and I can scratch off another item! Woohoo!!
  • paint an accent wall or two
  • change out the ceiling fan (haven’t decided if we will replace with another fan or a light/chandelier)

 Y’all have a great week! Later gators!